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NYDFS Grants BitLicense to Third Bitcoin ATM Operator

| Nikhilesh De

NYDFS has granted a third bitcoin ATM operator a BitLicense Thursday, with Cottonwood Vending LLC becoming the latest recipient.

Robinhood, LibertyX Receive Licenses from New York Regulators

| Nikhilesh De

The New York Department of Financial Services granted Robinhood and LibertyX BitLicenses on Thursday, bringing them into a select group of less than…

Crypto Exchange Gemini to List Bitcoin Cash With NYDFS Approval

| Nikhilesh De

The Winklevoss-owned Gemini crypto exchange is adding support for bitcoin cash trading pairs with approval from New York's finance watchdog.

Signature Bank Wins New York Approval for ‘Real-Time’ Blockchain Payments

| Nikhilesh De

Signature Bank is launching a blockchain-based real-time payments system in early 2019 and has just got the green light in New York.

New York Regulators Have Grant Crypto License to NYDIG

| Nikhilesh De

New York's latest BitLicense has been granted to the New York Digital Investment Group, along with a limited purpose trust charter.

New York Awards First-Ever BitLicense to Bitcoin ATM Company

| Nikhilesh De

Bitcoin ATM operator Coinsource has received a BitLicense from New York's financial watchdog, a full three years after first applying.

Coinbase Approved to Offer Crypto Custody Services

| Nikhilesh De

Coinbase has received approval from New York regulators to form a qualified custodial firm for cryptocurrencies.

Gemini Adds Litecoin Trading With New York Watchdog Approval

| Nikhilesh De

Winklevoss-founded crypto exchange Gemini is adding litecoin trading in the coming week, with permission from the NYDFS.

Paxos Unveils Dollar-Backed Stablecoin Approved by New York Regulator

| Nikhilesh De

Blockchain startup Paxos has launched a regulated, dollar-backed stablecoin to facilitate instant transaction settlements for crypto investors.

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Crypto Isn’t Just Money – It’s a Defense Against Discrimination

| Sonya Mann

Financial discrimination shows just how precarious Americans' rights are in practice. Cryptocurrency is the solution — if an imperfect one at…